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May 26, 2020

All About Prayer

Fr. Josh Johnson

Father Josh answers questions all about prayer on today’s podcast. From Liturgy of the Hours, to praying through anxiety, to bringing the family into prayer.

Snippet from the Show

Blessing your children at the end of the night with Holy Water and the cross on their forehead, is a simple way to cultivate the holy family life rooted in the domestic church of Jesus Christ.


Glory Story (3:03)

Morning and Evening Prayer (6:44)

Can you explain why Morning and Evening Prayer is not just for religious?

– Paul

Praying Through Anxiety (11:20)

Hey Father Josh,

What practical suggestions do you have for someone battling anxiety, especially during this time of so many unknowns?

– Bernadette

Family Prayer (21:28)

How can we help our family pray more when they might not pray at all?

– Nancy

Meet Fr. Josh Johnson

While Fr. Josh was raised Catholic, he didn’t like the Church growing up. Then, one day in adoration, he fell in love with Jesus and received the call to become a priest.

Now, Fr. Josh is the Vocations Director of the Diocese of Baton Rouge in Louisiana. He is a presenter in fours of Ascension’s programs: Altaration, YOU: Life, Love, and the Theology of the Body,  The 99, and Connected: Catholic Social Teaching for This Generation, as well as the author of Broken and Blessed: An Invitation to My Generation, Pocket Guide to Adoration, and co-author of Pocket Guide to Reconciliation.

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